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JARROD PARKER RUMORS

A's Parker continues comeback, throws 30 pitches in simulated game

  Oakland Athletics pitcher Jarrod Parker threw two innings of a simulated game and faced hitters for the second time this spring while continuing his comeback from a second Tommy John surgery. The 26-year-old right-hander threw 30 pitches - 15 in each inning - and looked sharp as manager Bob Melvin and pitching coach Curt Young looked on. He faced five batters, getting three fly...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

A's Parker throws 30 pitches in simulated game

MESA, Ariz. (AP) Oakland Athletics pitcher Jarrod Parker threw two innings of a simulated game and faced hitters for the second time this spring while continuing his comeback from a second Tommy John surgery. The 26-year-old right-hander threw 30 pitches - 15 in each inning - and looked sharp as manager Bob Melvin and pitching coach Curt Young looked on. He faced five batters, getting...
Via AP on Fox
8 days ago  |  Discuss

The Athletics, The Phillies, And Short Pitchers

If you watch the Athletics, you may have noticed something about their pitching staffs over the last few years. They’re… shorter than average. Sonny Gray, Scott Kazmir, and Jarrod Parker are all six foot one or shorter, and none of the A’s pitchers are taller than six foot six. Look across the country at the […]
Via Fangraphs
February 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Oakland's Parker, Griffin looking ahead to June, not April

MESA, Ariz. (AP) Two of the pitchers at spring training with the Oakland Athletics are getting ready for June, not April. Right-handers Jarrod Parker and A.J. Griffin are both coming off Tommy John surgery, Parker for the second time. Parker had elbow ligament-replacement surgery for the second time on March 24, following an initial operation in October 2009, when he was with Arizona...
Via AP on Fox
February 20, 2015  |  Discuss

Parker loses to A's in arbitration and will make $850,000

ST. PETERSBURG, Fla. (AP) Oakland Athletics pitcher Jarrod Parker has lost his salary arbitration case after missing the entire 2014 season. Parker was given an $850,000 salary on Saturday by Elizabeth Neumeier, Robert Herzog and Mark Irvings instead of the team's offer of $1.7 million. The sides argued their positions a day earlier. A 26-year-old right-hander, Parker was sidelined...
Via AP on Fox
February 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Oakland A’s: Jarrod Parker’s future as a starting pitcher

Jarrod Parker Last season, Oakland A’s pitcher Jarrod Parker was suppose to be the Opening Day starter for the Athletics in 2014. However, before he could make his first start, Parker received the unfortunate news that he would have to undergo his second Tommy John’s surgery. This 26-year-old’s has now undergone two Tommy John’s surgeries in the span of five years. Parker’s...
Via isportsweb.com
January 05, 2015  |  Discuss

Jarrod Parker’s season comes to an end

Oakland Athletics starting pitcher Jarrod Parker needs to have Tommy John surgery to repair a torn ulnar-collateral ligament in his right (pitching) elbow confirmed Susan Slusser. Jarrod Parker needs Tommy John surgery again. — Susan Slusser (@susanslusser) March 17, 2014 As is the standard case with this procedure, Parker will be out for this entire 2014 season. “We’re...
Via Universal Takeover Sports Network
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Jarrod Parker to undergo second Tommy John surgery

Oakland Athletics pitcher Jarrod Parker will undergo his second Tommy John surgery on March 25. The Athletics pitcher will miss the entire 2014 season but should be ready in time for the 2015 season. Jarrod Parker will undergo Tommy John surgery next Tuesday, A's announce. — Jane Lee (@JaneMLB) March 17, 2014 A.J. Griffin (elbow) is also on the shelf meaning that Jesse Chavez...
Via Tireball.com
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

A’s Ace Jarrod Parker Needs Elbow Surgery, Will Miss 2014 MLB Season

PHOENIX — Oakland Athletics right-hander Jarrod Parker needs elbow ligament-replacement surgery and will miss the season. Parker was examined Monday in Gulf Breeze, Fla., by Dr. James Andrews, who repaired his elbow on Oct. 28, 2009, when Parker was with Arizona. Parker is to have surgery again on March 25. Parker had a 10.61 ERA in three spring training starts. He becomes the...
Via NESN.com
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss

Jarrod Parker To Miss 2014 Season with Second Tommy John Surgery

The Oakland Athletics had a curveball thrown into their plans (pardon the pun) of three-peating as AL West Division Champs Monday morning when it was announced that planned opening day starter Jarrod Parker would undergo Tommy John surgery and miss the entire 2014 season. Parker had recently been shut down following the revelation that he was experiencing forearm tightness in his...
Via BaySportsNet
March 17, 2014  |  Discuss
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